Posted June 13, 2013 on
Brett Favre spoke at length about his past and future with the Packers and his relationship with Aaron Rodgers during an interview on SiriusXM NFL Radio on Thursday. Here are his comments.
BEST OF MAXIM
The reconciliation between the Packers and Brett Favre continues to gain momentum.
During a golf outing at Horseshoe Bay this past Tuesday, Packers President Mark Murphy confirmed that he and Brett Favre have been in contact for some time.
“We’ve been in touch with each other kind of back and forth for a while…I think time has healed the wounds or will heal the wounds. We...
NOT FEELING MINNESOTA
According to his father, wide receiver Mike Wallace turned down a more lucrative offer from the Vikings and instead took less money to sign with the Dolphins.
PACKER FOR LIFE
Despite a previously rocky relationship, Brett Favre lately has gone out of his way to praise his quarterbacking successor for the Packers, Aaron Rodgers.
Terrell Owens told the NFL Network that the Minnesota Vikings or the Kansas City Chiefs would be a perfect fit for him. Any sane Vikings fan would hope that the Chiefs are rushing out to sign him to a contract. With Andy Reid and Brad Childress on the staff in K.C. that seems very unlikely.
T.O. must think that with Chad “Ochocinco” Johnson wearing an orange jumpsuit...
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. -- Like every NFL rookie, Xavier Rhodes is trying to soak up all he can during the Minnesota Vikings' organized team activities.
Minnesota thought highly enough of Rhodes to make him a first-round draft pick in April, and he hasn't disappointed during the summer practices as coaches and teammates have been impressed with his talent and how he's acclimated...
Brett Favre is doing his part to ingratiate himself to the Green Bay Packer faithful, so that he can be welcomed back with open arms.
Favre was on SiriusXM NFL Radio on Thursday, and praised his predecessor Aaron Rodgers, saying that the highest paid player in the NFL would shatter all of his records.
“Aaron has played extremely well, probably even better than anyone anticipated...
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. Big plays in practice have always been part of Minnesota Vikings cornerback Chris Cook's first three NFL seasons, plays like he made Tuesday in Minnesota's practice open to the media.
Cook knocked away two passes from Vikings quarterback Christian Ponder intended for Jerome Simpson, once seeing the ball go through his hands before later intercepting...
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. Kenechi Udeze's NFL career ended too soon for the former Minnesota Vikings' first-round draft pick when he was diagnosed with leukemia in 2008. Now, Udeze is hoping his former team can help give his new career, back in the NFL, a boost.
Udeze, the popular former defensive end who was picked No. 20 overall in the 2004 draft, is back with Minnesota, helping...
GREEN BAY, Wis. Terrell Manning was told not to worry. Multiple visits to the Green Bay Packers' training room during the 2012 preseason revealed that the rookie inside linebacker simply had a stomach ache.
Weeks went by with Manning sleeping less than two hours per day, spending most of his nights confined to the restroom. When his pain reached an excruciating level, Manning...
The Vikings' Adrian Peterson said that he wants to rush for 2,500yds this season. While that is impossible to obtain, it's great that he is setting such a high goal. The problem is, players coming off 2,000yd seasons are a risk.
Are you willing to pass-up AP at the top of the draft?
With OTA's wrapping up, we have about 5 weeks until Training Camps start...
Vikings GM Rick Spielman
Minnesota Vikings General Manager Rick Spielman has been drafting for two years. And like quarterbacks who come into the league he gets a few years to prove himself. If by the third year it hasn’t clicked yet that’s it, give up. In April’s draft Spielman blew expectations out of the water. An unbelievable draft two years in a row is noteworthy for the...
After failing to trade Desmond Bishop, the Green Bay Packers
are preparing to cut ties with the linebacker, according to ESPN Milwaukee.
According to an NFL source, barring an unlikely contract
restructure or trade, the Packers will be parting ways with Bishop, who missed
all of last season with a ruptured hamstring tendon suffered in the Aug. 9
preseason opener at San Diego....
Xavier Rhodes was drafted in the first round, 25th overall by the Minnesota Vikings and the team is counting on him to step in and contribute right away.
The departure of veteran Antoine Winfield left a void at the ‘nickel’ position and the team wants Rhodes to plug the hole.
Rhodes is the highest cornerback the Vikings have taken since 1994.
The Vikings were 24th in the...
Brett Favre is saying all the right things as the retired quarterback works toward an official reconciliation with the Green Bay Packers.
Last week, in an interview with WGR 550 in Buffalo, Favre admitted for the first time that he "was at fault" for his role in parting ways with the Packers in 2008.
This week, the three-time NFL Most Valuable Player had a variety of ways...
Gilbert Pena, the Packers' 26-year-old rookie defensive tackle, gave up football and school for four years to be with his cancer-stricken mom. She's beaten the cancer and now Pena hopes to beat the odds as an undrafted free agent.